Robert Plutchik created a wheel of emotions in 1980 which consisted of 8 basic emotions and 8 advanced emotions each composed of 2 basic ones.
Eight Basic Emotions
Joy
Sadness
Trust
Disgust
Fear
Anger
Surprise
Anticipation
Basic Emotion  ⇄  Basic Opposite
Joy  ⇄  Sadness
Trust  ⇄  Disgust
Fear  ⇄  Anger
Surprise  ⇄  Anticipation
Combination of Basic Emotions (A + B)  =  Advanced Human Emotions (Opposite Advanced Emotion in Parentheses)
Anticipation + Joy  =  Optimism (Disapproval)
Joy + Trust  =  Love (Remorse)
Trust + Fear  =  Submission (Contempt)
Fear + Surprise  =  Awe (Aggression)
Surprise + Sadness  =  Disappointment (Optimism)
Sadness + Disgust  =  Remorse (Love)
Disgust + Anger  =  Contempt (Submission)
Anger + Anticipation  =  Aggression (Awe)

Robert Plutchik created a wheel of emotions in 1980 which consisted of 8 basic emotions and 8 advanced emotions each composed of 2 basic ones.

Eight Basic Emotions

Basic Emotion  ⇄  Basic Opposite

Combination of Basic Emotions (A + B)  =  Advanced Human Emotions (Opposite Advanced Emotion in Parentheses)


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